Award-winning educational video-game developer DimensionU, Inc. is pleased to announce the winners of the 2015 Summer Chill, a virtual math games competition. Students across the U.S. and Canada participated in the five-week event, which concluded on Sunday, July 19th
STEM is an acronym referring to the academic disciplines of science, technology, engineering, and mathematics. The term is typically used when addressing education curriculum choices in schools to improve competitiveness in science and technology development. Eleven year old Lexi Schwartzberg is the author and creator of a new book, Lily Droplet's Amazing Adventure: The Water Cycle (ISBN: 978-0-99629-331-0). Schwartzberg creatively addressed STEM curriculum in her newly published book. The unique integration of STEM ideas and appealing character of Lily as a water drop is perfect for young children.
YaSabe, the leading provider of local information for US Hispanics, announced the release of Cupones Moviles, a new resource for Latinos to find special offers from local merchants using their mobile phones. The mobile coupons are accessible via browser from any Smartphone on YaSabe’s mobile website (m.yasabe.com). Users can search and browse in English or Spanish and register to receive notifications about new coupons and special offers. The new mobile coupon service from YaSabe is location-aware and lets users find and discover special offers from local merchants that are nearby. The digital coupons can be displayed and redeemed right from the mobile phone.
According to Linda Steele, a Middle School Assistant Principal, “Dr. Rich McGrath is a leader in many capacities. He has led his staff through many initiatives that have led to improved student achievement in his building. He has deep knowledge in the area of struggling learners and the interventions that are most effective for these students. His ability to lead his staff through the professional development necessary to make these improvements is a skill that only the most distinguished principals possess.”
Due to high unemployment rates, many people are looking to jump-start their careers. The business industry is one of the most respected fields in the country, and it offers numerous job possibilities for individuals with the right qualifications. Business careers are on the minds of a lot of people right now, and they are starting to talk about a website called MyBusinessCareers.com, which provides helpful resources for prospective business students and individuals interested in pursuing careers in business.
The recently published U.S. jobs report shows that unemployment rates are still high, and the economic outlook for the country is not good. For those currently seeking employment, the situation is dire.
College tuition fees have never been higher, and the whole country is talking about the burden of student debt. Many people are now discovering that online degree programs enable them to benefit from lower tuition fees while still getting a great education. Once these students complete their online programs, they will be able to start their dream careers without having to face the traumatic burden of debt that so many other graduates have to deal with.
Choosing a career can be an intimidating prospect. With so many possibilities, it can be difficult to know which career is the right one. The fact that the U.S. economy is in trouble only adds to career worries. People are on the look out for exciting career fields with potential for advancement, and criminal justice offers exactly that. There are a variety of positions currently available within the criminal justice field, and these positions suit all interests and aptitudes. Career-minded individuals are checking out positions in criminal justice right now, at a website called MyCriminalJusticeCareers.com.
A recently published jobs report has shown disappointing figures for the U.S. employment market, which implies that many Americans are currently struggling to find a career path. Not many sectors are hiring right now, and even fewer of them offer their employees good job security. That is why nursing, which offers excellent job security and many career opportunities, is now getting a lot of attention. With the current shortage of qualified nurses, registered nurses and nurse practitioners are in high demand. There has never been a better time to begin a career in nursing, and a website called AspiringNurse.com is providing all the information necessary to start this exciting journey.
IAPAM is offering industry-leading Botox training for Nurse Practitioners (NPs) new to the botox/dermal filler field, or for NPs looking to hone their cosmetic injectable skills.
In the current issue of Quality Digest, Rich McGrath Ed.D., and Thomas R. Cutler examine the vital role of elementary education in preparing the future workforce.
Digital learning is advanced ways of making the students learn in an interactive way. Many schools are bringing in the latest methods of learning to make the students learn after their school hours. Technology has drastically changed in the recent years and also has developed mew methods in the education field. It is helping people learn in a new and interesting way which has probably changed the teaching methods in many schools.
Jason E. Glass, Director of the Department of Education for the State of Iowa, thanked Dr. Rich McGrath for his years of service to education of Iowa students. In a letter of appreciation, dated May 11, Director Glass noted sincere appreciation to Dr. Rich McGrath on behalf of Iowa students.
Education is beginning to recognize that school performance and accountability is tantamount to the Director of Quality role in every manufacturing plant. Some of this shift is taking place because No Child Left Behind, while valiant in concept ten years ago, is not equally suitable to all learning, all children, or all schools. Nearly two thirds of all states have requested or received waivers from the Department of Education to measure performance and achievement using metrics most suitable to the desired performance outcomes.
Finding the perfect gift can be an impossible task; personal tastes vary so much it’s a process fraught with danger. Every year as people approach birthdays, anniversaries and gift-giving occasions such as Christmas, millions of people meet with consternation.
This fact has also been certified by Alexa, which is a leading provider of free, global web metrics. As per the data published by Alexa, Koenig's traffic rank is nearly equal to the 90,000 mark (as on 21st May, 2012) amongst all websites in the world. As per estimations, there are more than 100 million websites in the world.
As a part of the study, the existing and forecast overseas education (higher education/post K-12) market for Indian students is analyzed.
May 26 to 28 will see the celebration of UK Education and its excellence with senior personnel from the London School of Economics on campus here in the UAE.
GO-Science presents Dr. Lisa Clough at the next Science Cafe in Greenville NC. The discussion at this cafe will focus on the changes that are currently occurring at the north and south poles and the effect that this has locally and globally.
GO-Science, a regional science center based in Greenville, NC, has released a free mobile guide to over 25 free events the organization is hosting this summer.
Education from global open universities like Mahatma Gandhi University or CMJ University can give you a desired boost in your career to excel in every endeavor. Get educated.
Rita Vannatta is an elementary school principal who has worked closely with Dr. Rich McGrath over the past twenty years and offered, “I have been impressed with Rich’s knowledge of educational best practices. He especially has a comprehensive knowledge of language arts. Dr. McGrath exemplifies excellent professional traits in word, disposition, and deed. As principal he actively works with the professional learning communities to share information as to students’ initial level of academic achievement, where they are at the present, and where they are expected to be in terms of the district’s standards and benchmarks. Dr. McGrath possesses technological know-how and uses it to the fullest and most productive capacity. His commitment to ongoing advancement within our field is commendable and valuable to our students, our school district, and to the education profession.”
LAN Systems, was delighted to help sponsor the Girl Scout Mother/Daughter Crime Scene Mystery program at the University of Phoenix. Girls, their moms and a group of dedicated volunteers participated in the event to teach scientific and investigative skills.
Driving in extreme weather could be very challenging especially when it is foggy, raining, snowing or roads are icy. In all such cases one should make sure to slow down and keep well back from the vehicle in front.
Mary Kay Kollars is an elementary school principal who has worked closely with Dr. Rich McGrath over the past decade and offered these comments: “Analytical, thoughtful and compassionate…these are three words that immediately come to my mind when I think of Dr. Rich McGrath. As an elementary principal I have had the privilege of working with him over the past 10 years. Whenever I have needed advice or guidance regarding strategies, program initiatives that would improve student achievement I would consult with him. He is a great listener who it cares about kids and is passionate about improving student learning and achievement levels. His expertise and background knowledge in the area of reading is extensive. When our building leadership team analyzed student achievement data and had questions regarding the implementation of math or reading initiatives we definitely relied upon his wise advice and knew that we could count on his support.”
As anyone who has ever written a thesis knows quite well, the finished product can truly be a labour of love. Oftentimes, hundreds of hours go into researching and writing the thesis paper.
Physician income has declined since 2010, according to the recent Medscape’s Physician Compensation Survey Report: 2012 Results. Even among the top earning specialties (radiologists, orthopedic surgeons, cardiologists and anesthesiologists) incomes declined, and the bottom earning specialties (pediatrics, family medicine, and internal medicine) saw no gains.